Continuance Requests

First Continuance Request:

All continuance requests must be submitted in writing.  Requests received less than 48 hours of the court date could result in the case going forward as scheduled.

Second Continuance Request:

Second and subsequent continuance requests must be submitted in writing. A second request requires proof of conflict. Requests received less than 48 hours of the court date could result in the case going forward as scheduled. 


Continuance requests will be approved or denied by the judge.  

Submit a written request as follows:

Email:    Municipal-Court-Continuance-Request@charleston-sc.gov

Fax:    843-724-7171

In Person or by Mail:

City of Charleston Municipal Court

180-B Lockwood Blvd.

Charleston, SC 29403